Minnesota 98, Phoenix 95

November 5, 1996

Regular Season

Talking Stick Resort Arena (Phoenix, Arizona)

Attendance: 19,023

Officials: Leroy Richardson, Jess Kersey, Don Vaden

Team Rebounds: Minnesota (10) Phoenix (7)

Technicals: Minnesota (0) Phoenix (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (2-1) 24 30 25 19 98
PHX (0-3) 28 19 20 28 95

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 86 113.5 110.1
PHX 86 110.1 113.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
MIN .569 0.185 0.212 0.369
PHX .475 0.162 0.452 0.222

Minnesota Timberwolves

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
24 Tom Gugliotta Starter SF 37:00 6-12 0-1 7-10 11.5 2.0 3 5 3 4 1 0 1 19
30 Terry Porter Starter PG 18:00 0-4 0-2 1-2 2.8 0.0 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 1
11 Stojko Vrankovic Starter C 31:00 3-6 0-0 2-2 5.2 1.0 6 7 1 4 0 2 4 8
5 Doug West Starter SG 31:00 7-9 1-1 1-2 11.0 1.0 2 3 2 2 1 0 2 16
21 Kevin Garnett Starter PF 36:00 4-9 0-0 6-8 15.2 1.0 8 9 3 2 3 4 5 14
43 Chris Carr Bench SG 17:00 4-5 2-2 1-2 11.5 1.0 4 5 2 2 0 0 0 11
42 Sam Mitchell Bench SF 30:00 7-10 0-0 2-2 7.8 1.0 2 3 2 3 0 0 3 16
44 Cherokee Parks Bench PF 10:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1
26 James Robinson Bench PG 30:00 4-10 1-2 3-4 5.2 0.0 1 1 4 3 0 0 1 12
  Team                   10            
        240 35-65 4-8 24-34 89.5 7 26 43 22 23 6 6 16 98
          53.8% 50.0% 70.6%                    

Phoenix Suns

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
10 Sam Cassell Starter PG 37:00 7-14 0-1 9-10 22.2 2.0 2 4 12 6 3 0 2 23
45 A.C. Green Starter PF 18:00 2-5 0-0 3-4 4.5 2.0 3 5 0 1 0 0 1 7
25 Robert Horry Starter SF 28:00 2-7 0-2 1-2 2.0 1.0 0 1 3 2 2 0 2 5
15 Danny Manning Starter C 36:00 10-19 0-0 4-6 14.5 4.0 4 8 2 6 1 2 2 24
11 Wesley Person Starter SG 23:00 2-3 1-2 0-0 4.5 1.0 3 4 0 1 0 0 1 5
52 Chucky Brown Bench SF 05:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0.5 0.0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 2
3 Rex Chapman Bench SG 25:00 4-12 2-4 0-0 4.5 3.0 0 3 3 3 1 0 2 10
4 Michael Finley Bench SF 22:00 2-6 0-1 0-2 7.8 4.0 4 8 2 0 0 1 1 4
35 Joe Kleine Bench C 20:00 0-3 0-0 1-2 2.2 1.0 5 6 2 3 0 0 1 1
13 Steve Nash Bench PG 11:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 2.0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 4
23 Wayman Tisdale Bench PF 15:00 5-9 0-0 0-0 4.0 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 10
  Team                   7            
        240 37-81 3-10 18-26 90.8 19 23 49 26 28 7 3 14 95
          45.7% 30.0% 69.2%                    

Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Terry Porter
5.7p, 0.3r, 4a
Doug West
8.7p, 2r, 1.7a
Tom Gugliotta
23p, 9.7r, 2.7a
Kevin Garnett
14.3p, 8r, 4a
Stojko Vrankovic
4.7p, 5.3r, 1a
Rotation James Robinson
13p, 1r, 4a
Chris Carr
5p, 2.3r, 1a
Sam Mitchell
11p, 3r, 1.7a
Cherokee Parks
1p, 0.3r, 0.3a
 
 

Phoenix Suns Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Sam Cassell
21.7p, 3.3r, 7.7a
Wesley Person
11.7p, 8r, 1.3a
Robert Horry
3.7p, 3.3r, 3a
A.C. Green
5.7p, 3r, 0.7a
Danny Manning
14.3p, 4.7r, 1a
Rotation Steve Nash
4.3p, 0.3r, 0.7a
Rex Chapman
8p, 1.3r, 3a
Michael Finley
10.3p, 6.3r, 2.3a
Wayman Tisdale
8.7p, 2r, 1a
Joe Kleine
1.5p, 4.5r, 1.5a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Chucky Brown
2p, 1r, 0a
 
 
 
 

Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

MPG Tom Gugliotta 41.0
FG% Chris Carr .600
3P% Doug West 1.000
FT% Dean Garrett 1.000
ORPG Tom Gugliotta 3.7
DRPG Kevin Garnett 6.7
RPG Tom Gugliotta 9.7
SPG Kevin Garnett 2.3
APG James Robinson 4.0
BPG Kevin Garnett 3.0
PPG Tom Gugliotta 23.0

Phoenix Suns Leaders

MPG Sam Cassell 36.0
FG% Steve Nash .500
3P% Michael Finley .500
FT% Sam Cassell .895
ORPG Michael Finley 3.0
DRPG Wesley Person 5.3
RPG Wesley Person 8.0
SPG Robert Horry 2.0
APG Sam Cassell 7.7
BPG Danny Manning 1.3
PPG Sam Cassell 21.7

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